Historic Curriculum

Slideshow featuring: young girls exploring mounted animals in nature study class, 1929;Close up of a boys hands working with pegs on an arithmetic board or ciphering slate, undated;group portrait of students at the "Morning Talk" at the Kindergarten Department, 1893; One student playing the piano and two boys playing trumpets in the music room, ca. 1900, Perkins Institution athletes, 1910; Two students in the geography room at at the Perkins on a podium that has a detachable puzzle piece for each state in the United States, ca. 1893;Young boy seated at a desk in front of a Perkins Brailler, 1971.

Through the years Perkins' curriculum has evolved to meet new challenges and goals while continually striving for excellence in education. 

Explore our Digital Collections, which include exhibits on Math and Science Photographs, Physical Education at PerkinsReading and Writing Photographs and Appliances and Manual Arts Vocational Training.

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